Free, or for a donation, large activity packs for Latin, from Romans Go Home, maker of many Latin apps. For more information, click here.
Mention a School Trip to Russia and one usually thinks of the History Department; Tsars, Napoleon, Revolutions and Cold War. However, thanks to Catherine II and Peter I (avid collectors of all things European) the country boasts not only an impressive collection of Neo Classical Architecture, but also of Greek and Roman, Hittite and Persian, […]
A school has some old copies of CLC, if anyone should like them… Old copies of CLC4A/B 30-40 copies of the old old edition (small pink edition) going free to a good home – contact firstname.lastname@example.org before Monday 29th May if interested!
Open Book Publishers (and DCC Commentaries) have released a commentary on Ovid’s Amores 1. It’s free to use online and very affordable in a variety of formats. You can find it here.
An update from Terry bird on all the RVs he has to help you and your pupils with their texts… For Latin, I have prepared Cicero Pro Milone (part one), Tacitus Annals I (part one), Virgil Aeneid VIII (part one) and am now working on the Ovid, Tibullus and Propertius. For Greek I intend to […]
July 2016: The Staton Essay Prize, ‘The City’ The Staton Essay Prize is an interdisciplinary essay competition open to all students currently studying in Year 12 anywhere in the UK (or its equivalent in the EU and internationally). The interdisciplinary character of the competition reflects the specialism at Regent’s Park College, in teaching and research […]
News from Oxford University Classics Outreach… Lady Margaret Hall is pleased to announce a pilot scheme offering a Foundation Year to students from under-represented backgrounds, starting in the Autumn of 2016. The pilot scheme will see LMH taking a dozen students in a variety of subjects in the humanities, social sciences, and sciences who may […]
Year 13 students: Applications for the new Foundation Year Programme at Lady Margaret Hall, University of Oxford, have now opened. Among subject choices on offer are: Classical Archaeology and Ancient History; Classics; Classics and English; Classics and French, Classics and Spanish. For further information and booking details please visit the LMH website: https://lmhfoundationyear.com/
The Cambridge Greek Play Committee are thrilled to announce that the 2016 Cambridge Greek Play will be a double bill of Sophocles’ ANTIGONE and Aristophanes’ LYSISTRATA We are excited to be welcoming back director Helen Eastman and composer Alex Silverman, the team behind AGAMEMNON (2010) and PROMETHEUS/FROGS (2013), for their third consecutive Greek Play. The […]
For anyone who doesn’t know about Fleeced, by Julia Wills… Fleeced by Julia Wills is the first novel in a trilogy about the ram who once was the proud owner of the famous ‘golden fleece’. However, it doesn’t really fall into the category of historical novel. It is actually a modern day adventure story full […]